Charlie Manuel will be trying to keep his ship on a steady course as his team heads into the playoff waters.
He needs to manage his roster, as much as the games themselves, through a heavily weighted September month.
Balancing playing time for his regulars, innings for his starting pitchers and appearances for his relievers will be no easy task.
A variety of factors, some which won't be able to be controlled, will be in play as this group chases regular season history and potential postseason glory.
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